Ash Shawbak
in Ma'an Governorate, Jordan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.521 and 35.571 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 31' 16" and E 35° 34' 16"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - JOD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:43 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Amman
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 7:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Jordan in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Jordan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Jordan. Last Update: 2024-04-20 08:25:34

Explore Ash Shawbak

Ash Shawbak in Ma'an Governorate with it's 50 inhabitants is located in Jordan about 101 mi (or 163 km) south of Amman, the country's capital.

Local time in Ash Shawbak is now 03:43 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Amman with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports in the wider vicinity of Ash Shawbak, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Ein Yahav Airfield in Israel in a distance of 23 mi (or 37 km). The closest airport in Jordan is Aqaba King Hussein International Airport in a distance of 71 mi (or 37 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Jordan is Petra in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 km), South-West. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Adhruh, Busayra, Petra, Al Husayniyah and Ayl. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 6% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

18°C (65 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

21°C (69 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024

24°C (75 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Montreal Hotel - Al Shobak

1,1 mi
Al Jaya
11183 Shoubak

Time Information

Checkout: 12:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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-HD-薔薇色の古代都市ペトラ(ヨルダン)-The Ancient City of Petra,Jordan-

Published: April 13, 2011
Length: 33:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: eurasiatravel

映画インディージョーンズの舞台にもなったペトラ遺跡のみどころをご紹介します。 ユーラシア旅行社で行くヨルダンツアーの魅力はこちら...

Montreal Crusader Castle (Shobak), Jordan

Published: December 13, 2014
Length: 10:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Follow the history of this once magnificent crusader castle Montreal... The castle was built in 1115 AD by Baldwin 1st King of Jerusalem and was the crusaders headquarters in Jordan for over 30 years.

Jordan, Day 4 GOPR0059.MP4

Published: April 03, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Allan Adair

Day 4 ride.

Jordan, Day 4 GOPR0060.MP4

Published: April 03, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Allan Adair

Day 4 ride.

Carriage Ride in Petra

Published: November 20, 2009
Length: 50:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: waterforded

If you visit Petra in Jordan, you may want to take a carriage ride down the canyon (Al Siq). The noise of the carriage in the canyon and the rough ride are an experience to remember.

Terapeutic Flying

Published: December 11, 2010
Length: 33:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Avner Hochfeld

Avner Hochfeld & Rotem Rylski Therapeutic Flying.

MOAB Easter JEEP Safari 2011 - CALMINI

Published: June 30, 2011
Length: 44:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 4x4ProAWL

4x4PRO חברת Calmini מייבאת לארץ את המוצרים של חברת האמריקאית. השיפורים והמיגונים של החברה מיועדים לרכבי השטח...

Jordan, Day 4 GOPR0055.MP4

Published: April 04, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Allan Adair

Day 4 ride.

دوقرة احمد الشلول والشيخ موسى الشلول الفاردة

Published: December 11, 2012
Length: 01:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: الميثاف للنشر

دوقرة حفلة زفاف احمد الشلول والشيخ موسى الشلول يوم الجمعة الموافق 5/7/1996 في بلدة دوقرة ..... الفاردة .....اربد...

Driving in Jordan

Published: March 05, 2008
Length: 21:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ryanm527

Driving from the Amman airport to Wadi Mussa in Jordan.

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Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ash Shawbak.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shawbak Fort, Esh Shobek, Shobek, Shaubak, Shaubak Fort, Ash Shawbak, الشوبك, Шобак